Karachi: PTI’s leader and renowned TV anchor Aamir Liaquat will contest Pakistan Election 2018 from NA-245 Karachi.
Aamir Liaqaut will be the candidate of PTI for NA-245 Karachi constituency in Pakistan Election 2018. According to sources, he along with the legal advisor confirmed the news while the returning officer accepted the nomination papers after the scrutiny of filed papers from Aamir Liaquat.
He addressed media after the acceptance of the submitted papers. In addition, he also claimed that the returning officer (RO) did not show objection on the tax payment record. However, RO congratulated him on the acceptance of nomination papers.
Aamir Liaquat is the former MNA and minister for religious affairs. He previously contested elections from the platform of MQM. Earlier this year, he joined PTI and said that it would be his last party. He will get a tough time from Dr. Farooq Sattar who will also contest General Election 2018 from NA-245 Karachi. A few days back, he also banned from PEMRA over promoting sectarianism in his TV show. However, Islamabad High Court (IHC) later lifted the ban.